VPS1002D - Supervised clinical practise in basic nursing in municipal 24-hour care


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assessment of Practicum
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Evaluert praksis 100/100

Course content

Nursing of patients who receive municipal health services
The ethical competence of the nursing profession
Disease prevention and health-promoting work
Teaching and supervision
Organisation and leadership in nursing
Professional and quality development in nursing

Learning outcome

Knowledge- the student:
Has knowledge about normal ageing
Has knowledge about humans¿ basic needs
Gives professional reasons for his/her nursing interventions when meeting patients in nursing homes
Has basic knowledge in administration of medication, can relate to different forms of medication and administration, and guidelines for dosage and requisition of medicine
Skills- the student:
Carries out justifiable care based on the patient¿s basic needs
Uses reflection about his/her own professional practice during supervision
Undertakes data collection, reporting and documentation related to basic needs
Identifies the nursing needs of people with different ethnic, religious and cultural background
General competence- the student:
Takes responsibility for his/her own learning
Shows the ability to participate in practical cooperation structures for a sound nursing practice
Performs nursing in accordance with the ethical guidelines of the profession under supervision

Learning methods and activities

Learning by experience, tutoring in groups and individual.

The student are bind to professional secrecy before Practicum VPS1002D.

Mandatory coursework requirements:
See assessment portfolio

Further on evaluation

Re-sit examination:
By agreement with the program director

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Nursing (BSPLD)
Nursing (BSPLH)

Required previous knowledge

Sign a promise of secrecy

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
VPS1002 15.0
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Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Nursing and Midwife
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Health Sciences Gjøvik



Examination arrangement: Assessment of Practicum

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Evaluert praksis 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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